JoAnne Coutlee – Kindergarten teacher

  • St. Michael School teacher: 19 years
  • Previously: Physical Education teacher, Taught grades 3 & 5
  • Colleges attended: Springfield College – BS in Community Leadership and Development; Montana – BS in Education Pre-K-6, and in PE Pre – K – HS; Keuka College – MA Childhood Education.

I traveled with my husband all over the world as he was in the Air force. I lived overseas in Turkey and Italy for two years at each place. I have two grown children and a wonderful husband named Jeff. I teach Zumba Fitness three times weekly and am passionate about singing. I belong to the Seneca Soundwaves Chorus.

Kindergarten News

Saint Michael School
Classroom Times
Kindergarten News
Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018
JoAnne Coutlee

New News:
Monday Oct 15 th is Emily’s birthday!

Alayna is the student of the week.

We have three new shoe tiers – Portia, Ada, and Hayden

Library books are due in by Thursday

Reading and math skills groups will meet this week.

We will begin a short unit on pumpkins.

Helpers this Week:
On Tuesday 10/16 from 9-12 Mrs. Tette
On Thursday 10/18 from 9-12 Mrs. Stork

Curriculum:
Religion – Starting to learn Our Father prayer

ELA – working on the letter B, correct formation. Reading groups will
meet

Math – formation of the numbers 1-5
Using five frames to organize counting, one to one correspondence,
putting the numbers 1-5 in the correct order from left to right

Art – Last Friday we painted pumpkins. If anyone can stop by the school
and pick up their child’s pumpkin that would be great.

Science – starting a unit on pumpkins

General Knowledge work – Correct pencil grip, coloring within the lines,
correct use of scissors